Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Special Education Teacher in Child & Adolescent Services – Education for Rutgers, University Behavioral Health Care.
The Special Education Teacher functions as a teacher for the Rutgers Day School Child Program providing therapeutic and special education services to children.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Functions as a Special Education Teacher providing education services to children.
Completes education documentation including monthly progress notes and report cards.
Attends IEP meetings and prepares written summaries including present levels of academic and behavioral performance and functioning, goals and objectives and instructional modifications and accommodations for these meetings.
Plans and implements detailed lesson plans according to New Jersey State Learning Standards and student IEPs.
Works with related services including counseling, occupational and speech therapy to develop individual interventions and strategies to support academic achievement.
Works with supervisors to update content area curriculum and design new course offerings.
Proctors administration of state mandated testing.
Participates as a member of the interdisciplinary staff team implementing each child's treatment plan.
Helps implement, and assists with the design and development of the classroom behavior management system.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor's Degree in Special Education, Psychology, or related discipline.
Must undergo criminal history background check at employee's expense, as required by NJ State Law.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.